Urs Fischer (b. Switzerland, 1973) lives in New York. Recent major exhibitions include “Urs Fischer,” MOCA, Los Angeles, 2013; “Madame Fisscher,” Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy, 2012; and “Skinny Sunrise,” Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, 2012. He has had solo shows throughout Europe and the United States, including “Oscar the Grouch,” The Brant Foundation, Greenwich, CT, 2010, and “Marguerite de Ponty,” New Museum, New York, 2009. In 2004, “Not My House Not My Fire” took place at Espace 315, Centre Pompidou, Paris, and the retrospective “Kir Royal” was held at Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland. Urs Fischer’s work has been included in numerous group exhibitions including the Venice Biennale in 2003, 2007, and 2011

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Past Exhibitions

Liquid Antiquity

The Benaki Museum
04/04/2017 — 17/09/2017

Urs Fischer: The Kiss

Sadie Coles
01/02/2017 — 11/03/2017

Urs Fischer: Battito di Ciglia

Massimo De Carlo, Palazzo Belgioioso
20/09/2016 — 17/12/2016

Urs Fischer: Small Axe

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art
10/06/2016 — 21/08/2016

Urs Fischer: False Friends

Museum of Art and History 28/04/2016 — 17/07/2016

Solo Shows

2016
“Misunderstandings in the Quest for the Universal,” Gagosian Gallery, 980 Madison Avenue, New York

2015
“Bruno & Yoyo,” Vito Schnabel Gallery, St. Moritz, Switzerland
“Fountains,” Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills
“∞,” The Modern Institute, Glasgow
“Big Clay #4,” Seagram Plaza, New York
Sadie Coles HQ-in-residence, T293, Naples

2014
Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York
“Julian,” Karma, Amagansett, NY
Sadie Coles HQ, South Audley Street, London
“mermaid / pig / bro w/ hat,” Gagosian Gallery at 104 Delancey Street, New York
“last supper,” Gagosian Gallery at Park & 75, New York
Lever House Art Collection, New York

2013
“Melodrama,” Sadie Coles HQ, London
Gagosian Gallery, Rome
“YES,” Deste Foundation, Project Space, Slaughterhouse, Hydra
“Urs Fischer,” The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles